Stories of Change from Around the Country
Do you believe that... 3rd graders can shut down a drug house? 5th graders can create a pipeline between farmers and food deserts? High school students can increase support for mental health at their school? We do.
At DFC, we not only believe, we have seen what is possible when students are given the tools to drive social change in their community.
Stories of Change from Design for Change USA
In 2018, DFC USA received over 200 projects of change. Each student team identified an issue in their community and used the Feel, Imagine, Do, Share framework to design and implement a solution.
The Story of the 2018 DFC USA Ambassador Team
“SUDS4SOCIETY” By The BellaireSchool (P.S. 135Q), Queens, New York, NY
In October 2017, the flu was spreading rapidly. Students researched its causes and ways to prevent the flu from spreading.